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Travel Programs

WorldDenver Members can enjoy the benefit of access to travel the world with other members and like- minded individuals. In 2018, WorldDenver will be heading to Southern Mexico, Bhutan, and the Caucuses! 

All WorldDenver trips feature:

  • Expert tour leadership

  • Like-minded fellow travelers

  • Roommate matching when available 

  • Quality tour content

These trips are for WorldDenver Members only; learn how to become a Member here!

 

Upcoming Trips

Ethiopia

Unique wildlife, stunning landscapes, and unrivaled history await in Africa's next big tourist destination!
February 4 - 16, 2019 -- $4,050* per person

All WorldDenver members may sign up starting June 25 ($1,000 deposit due).

Trip Highlights:

  • Explore Axum, Ethiopia’s most religious city. Home to an impressive display of obelisks, the city is purported to have been the home of the Queen of Sheba, and the lost Arc of the Covenant is rumored to be in the Church of St Mary of Zion.
  • Boat trip on Lake Tana, Ethiopia’s largest lake. Visit some of the peaceful monasteries nestled on the islands and peninsulas around the lake and wander through coffee plantations; enjoy some of the local brew and meet local farmers.
  • Tour Fasil Gebbi in Gondar, the "Camelot of Africa," including palaces, libraries, two lion houses, royal baths, and a women’s vocational school built by Mentewab, the Empress of Ethiopia.
  • Adventure through Simien Mountains National Park on foot or by 4x4. Ascend to over 3,000m above sea level for stunning landscapes of plateaus, jagged ridges, gullies and pinnacles.

 

               

Past Trips

Oaxaca and Chiapas

An exclusive tour of grassroots organizations in Southern Mexico

10 day/ 9 night trip package includes: 

  • Meetings with local organizations focused on entrepreneurship, women’s rights, and socioeconomic justice
  • Site visits to the Children's Hospital and Immigration Shelter
  • Tours of pre-Hispanic archeological sites, 16th century cathedrals and Cañon del Sumidero
  • Visits to traditional markets featuring local artisans and craftspeople
  • All breakfasts, most lunches and some dinners
  • Tour of the mezcal trails
  • English speaking tour guides
  • Clean, quiet and safe hotels in city centers
 

Azerbaijan and Georgia

Experience the unique cultures and landscapes of the Caucasus region

Trip Highlights:

  • Tour of the old town Baku, Azerbaijan, the "Iceri Shehir". The Icheri Shehir or "Inner City" is the heart of Baku, surrounded by ancient castle walls. The old city is a Unesco World Heritage site.
  • Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape, is a hill and mountain site occupying the SE end of the Greater Caucasus mountain ridge in Azerbaijan, and is home to many examples of ancient carvings, relics, mud volcanoes and gas-stones.
  • A 4-wheel drive trip up to the Gergeti Trinity Church, built in the 14th Century in the mountains of Georgia.
  • Tour of a local winery and wine tasting in Telavi, Georgia
 

Bhutan

Discover the secrets of a country where the constitution states a "Gross National Happiness" as its goal

 Trip Highlights:

  • Travelers will have the opportunity to see the emphasis placed on the preservation of Bhutan’s unique culture. While Bhutan may be one of the world’s smallest countries, it offers profound cultural richness and diversity.
  • With its lush tropical areas and southern forests, Bhutan is home to a number rare species including the golden langur, the clouded leopard, and the sloth bear.
  • Thimphu is the capital and largest city of the Kingdom of Bhutan. It is the third highest capital in the world by altitude and is spread out laterally in a north-south direction on the west bank of the valley formed by the Radiak River. 

 

* Price does not include single supplement or flights to/from destination country.
Contact Travel@WorldDenver.org or 303-620-5607 to sign up for the trips listed above - we will provide you with a detailed itinerary and sign up form for each trip you are interested in.